BRIOLISA's SparkPeople Blog BRIOLISA's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community Very interesting about toaster The automatic popup bread toaster was patented before the bread slicing machine. 1919 and 1928. People sliced their own bread for the toaster for almost a decade before sliced bread was sold. Wed, 19 Jun 2013 13:20:43 EST Gnomeo and juliet review for kids As a high school English teacher, I would use this version of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet to introduce Grade 9's to the story before we explored the difficult language. But the story of Romeo and Juliet is, at its core, a tragic, violent story with plenty of sexual innuendo, and this version only makes these story elements cute -- it does not remove them. Therefore, a five-year-old accustomed to TV programs such as Mickey Mouse Clubhouse or Dora the Explorer, which are completely devoid of... Wed, 19 Jun 2013 13:12:47 EST